Ford Introduces 2010 Ford Fusion
A choice lineup of gas-powered engines will deliver even more horsepower andbetter fuel economy in the 2010 Ford Fusion and Mercury Milan mid-size sedans,which already stand out for their strong reliability and driving dynamics.
For 2009, the 2010 model year Fusion and Milan will offer Ford’s all-new Duratec2.5-liter I-4, producing 175 horsepower; an enhanced 3.0-liter V-6 with 19 morehorsepower than its predecessor; and a 3.5-liter V-6 that pumps out 263horsepower on the Fusion Sport model.
Fusion models equipped with the 2.5-liter I-4 engine are expected to deliverat least 3 mpg better on the highway than the Honda Accord and 2 mpg betterthan the Toyota Camry.
All are paired with six-speed transmissions for up to a 10 percent fueleconomy improvement and a host of other industry-first technologies aimed atimproving performance while gaining fuel economy.
“Customers want it all – exhilarating performance, continuing fueleconomy improvements and low emissions – all for a price that offers greatvalue,” said Barb Samardzich, vice president, Powertrain ProductDevelopment. “Ford intends to deliver on every expectation as we migrateadvanced technologies from shelf to showroom.”